H.Con.Res. 409 (97th): A concurrent resolution regarding the massacre of Palestinians in Lebanon.


Sep 21, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on September 21, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Paul Findley
Representative for Illinois's 20th congressional district

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
9/21/1982--Introduced.Condemns the recent massacre of Palestinians in Lebanon. Extends the sympathy of the Congress to the families of those murdered and to the Palestinian community. Expresses the regret of the ...

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What is a resolution?

The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 409” means this is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress. A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 21, 1982
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Sep 21, 1982


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